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Old 09-13-2003, 10:27 AM   #1
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2 sound card... how do i set one to primary?


i am running mandrake linux 9.2 and i have 2 soundcards in my system. dont ask me why (:.

i'd like to know if its posible to set one to primary or maybe just uninstall one.
 
Old 09-14-2003, 01:15 PM   #2
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I don't know much about this, but I believe each sound card creates a /dev/dspx file. Your first soundcard would be /dev/dsp0, and the second should be /dev/dsp1. I think you can setup your sound server to use one or the other. For KDE, it's under Sound System (which is under Sounds and Multimedia). Select the Sound I/O tab, and pick a custom sound device.
 
  


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